North Balfern is located in the county of Wigtown, Scotland, three miles south of the town of Wigtown, 60 miles west of the major city of Carlisle, 92 miles south-west of Edinburgh, 237 miles north of Cardiff, and 291 miles north-west of London. North Balfern lies six miles south-west of the The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright border, and was historically in the county of Wigtownshire. North Balfern falls within the unitary authority of Dumfries and Galloway. It is in the DG8 postcode district. The post town for North Balfern is Newton Stewart.
North Balfern is in the ceremonial county of Wigtown, the historic county of Wigtownshire, and the administrative county of Dumfries and Galloway.
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North Balfern is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Wigtown, and towards the easternmost extremity of Wigtown.
The nearest postcode to the centre of North Balfern is DG8 9DB.
North Balfern is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the DG8 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the DG8 postcode district.
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The post town for North Balfern is Newton Stewart. North Balfern is in the DG8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Newton Stewart.
The centre of North Balfern is located at position 54.83015° latitude and -4.43647° longitude.
The centre of North Balfern is located at the grid reference easting 243594 and northing 551090 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of North Balfern relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of North Balfern to the centre of the town.
Position of North Balfern relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of North Balfern to the centre of the city.